Chowdhury, G. and Chowdhury, S. (2001) Searching CD-ROM and online information sources. Facet Publishing, UK. ISBN 1-85604-388-6Full text not available in this repository.
This timely and forward-looking text aims to alert students and information practitioners to the breadth of information available in CD-ROM and online format and provide them with the skills to make optimum use of these sources. Its evaluative approach covers a range of electronic sources and corresponding search and retrieval techniques which will prove invaluable to anyone battling with the maze of electronic information sources available at the turn of the century. Packed full of practical examples and sample searches, this book includes chapters on common types of electronic reference sources; searching OPACs; searching CD-ROM databases; and searching online databases. It also offers a range of chapters concentrating on CD-ROM and online information sources available in the following subject areas: science and technology; social science and the humanities; business information; legal information; health information; standard and patent information; the government and institutional sphere.
|Keywords:||search and retrieval techniques, electronic reference sources, CD-ROM, OPACs, online databases, Electronic computers. Computer science|
|Subjects:||Science > Mathematics > Electronic computers. Computer science|
|Department:||Faculty of Science > Computer and Information Sciences|
Professional Services > Information Services
|Depositing user:||Strathprints Administrator|
|Date Deposited:||18 Feb 2007|
|Last modified:||12 Mar 2012 10:38|
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